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Wyoming Legislature on the Wind River Reservation for hearing
Posted: Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Lawmakers in Wyoming are on the Wind River Reservation this week to discuss law enforcement and other issues.
The reservation is home to the
Eastern Shoshone Tribe
Northern Arapaho Tribe
Crime increased there seven percent
despite a "surge" of law enforcement from the
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Officials, however, believe the effort was a success. There's been regular meetings with the BIA and the
, a Northern Arapaho leader said, the Associated Press reported.
The Judiciary Committee and the Select Committee on Tribal Relations are on the reservation for three days.
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